“We Aware Our Community” Project for Bab Hutta Women


“We Aware Our Community” project, funded by the Welfare Association – Jerusalem, is a new idea for change in Bab Hutta neighborhood, as mothers of Bab Hutta neighborhood try to change their daily lifestyles, environment and routines through increasing awareness about keeping the neighborhood clean and organized by the residence of the neighborhood.

The project targeted 20 women from the Old City, especially Bab Hutta area. The life skills trainer, Abdul Rahim Mahmoud, gave a number awareness meetings on a weekly basis. These lectures tackled the problems faced by women in their daily lives including raising children, neighborhood cleaning and other life skills. The women showed their interest in the selected topics, especially classy  thinking and how it affects children and family.